|Treating Lupus - Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. National Office|
Dr. Richard Furie, Chief of the Division of Rheumatology and Allergy-Clinical Immunology of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, provides an overview of "Treating Lupus," an unpredictable and potentially life threatening autoimmune disease that affects at lease five million people world wide. This podcast is third in a series of five produced by the Lupus Foundation of America for Lupus Awareness Month (May) 2012
Keywords: lupus; SLE; autoimmune; treatment; medicine
|Coping with Lupus - Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. National Office|
Dr. Karen Costenbader, Associate Director of the Lupus Center at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, provides information about ways people living with lupus can better cope with the health effects of the autoimmune disease. This is the final installment of a five part series produced by the Lupus Foundation of America in observance of Lupus Awareness Month during May 2012.
Keywords: lupus; SLE; systemic lupus; coping; living with lupus
|The EMBODY Program: A Clinical Study of Epratuzumab - Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. National Office|
Theresa Lawrence Ford, M.D., Medical Director, North Georgia Rheumatology Group Lawrenceville, Georgia discusses the EMBODY Program, a Phase 3 randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter clinical study of the efficacy and safety of the investigational drug epratuzumab for the potential treatment of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in people with moderate to severe disease.
Keywords: lupus; systemic lupus erythematosus; SLE; embody; epratuzumab; clinical study; lupus treatment; lupus research; LFA; lupus foundation of america; lupus foundation; treatment for lupus
|Organ Involvement in Lupus - Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. National Office|
Lupus can affect any organ in the body. Dr. Diane Kamen, Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Rheumatology, of the Medical University of South Carolina, discusses the many ways in which lupus can affect the body's organs. This podcast is the fourth in a series of five programs produced by the Lupus Foundation of America National Office in Washington, DC for Lupus Awareness Month 2012.
Keywords: lupus; SLE; systemic lupus; organ involvement; autoimmune